WHO’S LY­ING IN WAIT IN THE LUSH GREEN MOSS OF THE OAK?

World of Knowledge (Australia) - - Nature -

THE CAM­OU­FLAGED HUNTER The mossy roots of Euro­pean oak trees are the ideal hunt­ing grounds for common toads. They pro­vide a safe hid­ing place where they can lie in wait for their prey – mainly in­sects and worms – be­fore am­bush­ing them.

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